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Sep 29, 2012 4:00pm PDT
virginia, facing baylor. wild game. mountain ears, nick lawrence give its away, 67 forwards for a touchdown. 35-35 at the half. five t.d.s, but west virginia's quarterback has game. 45 of 51, for 656 yards passing, 8 t.d. passes and more touchdowns than incompleegdzs, 133 points, 100 total yards of offense and west virginia win temperatures the a's matching number, down to 4 . the mariners are not laying down. in fact, they are laying heavy lumber down. no >> the as have 5 games left in the regular season. the magic number for at least a wildcard spot is down to 4 . every game is important with seattle in town. you can't have lays like this. groundout to first. brandon moss throw its into the outfield trying to get second. and then the throw to third. the score on two as error. 2-0, michael saunders deep off straily. 4-0 mariners. josh donaldson -- see ya with a man on to tie it up. the amazing as do it again. we head to extras. brandon moss? again! a 3-run shot. and the as walk off with a 14th time this year, winning 7-4. golf becomes a team sport with ryder cup underway, medinah
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Sep 15, 2012 4:00pm PDT
touchdown. 14-0. you know they are 0-2, right? >> this one 18 yards. third td of the day. virginia tech 35-17 that final. arkansas quarterback brandon allen two pieces including this one sets up lacy. one of two td runs for the day. 52-0. >> the nfl football 49ers hosting detroit in the home opener. they hope to keep their streak alive without the ah. fire bad! just have to fire roast these tomatoes. do you churn your own butter what? too? this is going to give you a head start on your dinner. that seems easier sure does who are you? [ female announcer ] new progresso recipe starters. five delicious cooking sauces you combine with fresh ingredients to make amazing home-cooked meals. ♪ ambiance [ female announcer ] new progresso recipe starters. your head-start to home cooked. >> the lions take on the 49ers. any one who is playing pro football games is not turning it over. niners have gone 6 games without a turnover. they tied at 2010. longest streak in history to hang on to the ball. they went without an interception. passing santana and steve young? >> it is a great streak to ha
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Sep 12, 2012 6:00pm EDT
, coming up. >> i am bob ryan at belfort furniture weather center. anncr: this casino's in west virginia. but it makes millions off marylanders every year. now they're running dishonest ads. why? because voting for question seven is a vote to build a... world-class resort casino in maryland. creating thousands of jobs and... ...according to the official department of legislative... services, hundreds of millions for our schools. while saving taxpayer money by cutting casino subsidies. question seven. good jobs and better schools in maryland. not west virginia. >> you are watching abc 7 news at 6:00. >> metro has launched a public awareness campaign to help prevent suicide. >> since march of this year three people have jumped in front of trains and died. others have done the same thing in recent and metro is trying to change that. as part of the campaign, they are placing posters hotline number for people to call. >>d's largest casino is even bigger. in hanover it opened today and it included the addition slot machines as well as a high-minute slot area and a retail store. this makes it t
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Sep 9, 2012 6:30pm EDT
the best. >> that is what thousands have been doing across north virginia -- northern virginia. after the summer storms many were concerned it could be days before the lights came back on. >> the crews have been working that's not the case -- working to assure that is not the case. in some places, the power is back on that they're dealing with other part -- dealing with other problems. a section of the tree came crashing through his house. >> it wasn't that bad during horatio on this property. i was very surprised. >> the cleanup will be similar for some residents in this complex where a tree also splintered the ceiling. >> as the cleanup continues, we have heard from somebody who said they were surprised by the security of the damage content -- considering the short time this storm lasted. in falls church, if you want the debris picked up, it must be bundled and the city will come through on wednesday. >> as the cleanup continues, we want to get you the latest power outage numbers. thousands are still without power tonight. here are the latest numbers -- there was a little bit
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Sep 27, 2012 6:00pm EDT
be n virginia. president obama conceded they get out of hand. >> even some of his ads may go over the line. do you feel that is on both sides? >> i think they are a form of character assassination. i think our ads describe what we about his policies. >> he feels more people are getting to see their real hand. >> people are getting to know me better and better -- the real him. >> people are getting to know me better and better. >> i challenged him to share something few people know about. >> i love waterskiing and i to water ski, even i am the best in the family, i am pretty good. >> a staffer for the governor added he also makes a clean honeyof butter and sandwich. to win overte voters? maybe not. virginia could be decided by a few thousand votes. we have the entire interview on website, wjla.com. >> president obama also spent speaking toginia crowd in virginia beach. he said change takes more than s president and told audience he was not born wealth and privilege but he e of aere he is becaus great education. obama 1 virginia in over mittolds a lead romney in virginia. abc7 is yo
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Sep 6, 2012 5:00pm EDT
charlotte, north carolina. >> let talk about virginia at a little bit. it is not by any stroke of luck virginia is getting as much presidential attention as it is. just look at the floor at the convention. only the home state of the president, vice president, colorado and other key states are between the virginia delegation and the podium. that is by design. why? look at the newest poll numbers that show the president up by a razor sent 0.6%. -- razor-thin 0.6%. there is nothing, and about the commonwealth floor at this convention. virginia has a prime spot on the floor and is on the tip of everyone's tongues. >> we value virginia. >> virginia is a very important state. >> 124 riled up delegates, past and present from both sides are all trying to sway the un move to could make the difference in the old dominion >> i wake up pinching myself saying a virginia is in play again. >> he will be on stage representing the interests of a wounded warriors. >> some people from northern virginia and others from around the country -- we feel much more comfortable with what president obama has done.
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Sep 23, 2012 6:30pm EDT
county, northeastern virginia. unclear whether or not buth would play tonight, he has takenarned the field to warm up with his team. is not clear if he will be play against the patriots. that is up to the coaches. a virginia woman is behind accused of abandoning her younger daughter in the woods. authorities say she let her daughter in a swampy area. s only three days-one week was found by a person walking in the woods. she is now facing child neglect charges. the baby was not hurt. switching to the weather now. a real change from yesterday. a possibility of frost in some places. crossed advisory for the frost orning of -- the early morning hours of monday. winchester now is 61. satellite and radar, yesterday a showers that passed on by d front that col on through. skies are clearing out nicely this evening. is the process advisory. morning hours of monday. we will look for a nice evening temperatures falling '60's. the big question, how long will the weather sit around and when for we see the chance showers? the extendedyou in outlook coming up. all quiet about all this afternoon. c
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Sep 13, 2012 5:00pm EDT
battleground virginia. michelle obama began her day in richmond where she offered her families ofto the n libya. cans killed i she then headed to fredericksburg where she is now crowd at the large university of mary washington. we'll have more on the first lady's stop coming up at 6:00. meanwhile, the man who is trying over mrs. obama's has was and fairfax today. our senior political reporter was there. let's go to the newsroom with more on how he was received. it was a pretty good response. after a day of talking about the libya and some say day on the trail, to hisomney went back wheelhouse, jobs and the economy. a northern virginia welcome. thank you. think these numerous stops would at some but hittingrkill, long lines today form a romney is a challenge -- sure there are more like this one. a lot of my friends are obama supporters for sure. the under 30of romney is down less. a lot of the younger generation thinks more literally. d of poll hewhat kin it but if you think about going torices we're for the president's policies future, it is clear from is the right way to go. the use, afr
ABC
Sep 10, 2012 6:00pm EDT
virginia is making it easy to skip a stop at the toll booth during your drive. >> a murder mystery has a community looking for ask -- looking for answers and investigators looking for help. >> like today? let me tell the middle class is carrying a heavy load in america. but mitt romney doesn't see it. under the romney plan, a middle class family will pay an arage of up to $2,000 more a year in taxes. while at the same time giving multi-millionaires like himself a $250,000 tax cut so, romney hits the middle class harder... and gives millionaires an even bigger break. is that the way forward for america? i'm barack obama and i approve this message. [ romney ]his president can ask us to be patient. this president can tell us it was someone else's fault. but this president cannot tell us that you're better off today than when he took office. [ female announcer ] here in virginia, we're not better off undnder president obama. his defense cuts threaten over one hundred thirty thousand jobs lowering home values, putting families at risk. the romney plan? tax cuts for middle class families. no
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Sep 19, 2012 12:00pm EDT
people dead. he was executed in 2009. the future of lethal injection in virginia up for debate today. lawyers have challenged the department of corrections. say the executioner is drugs into convicted --a spirit the department of claims it is not a medical procedure. >> the retrial of eight former army ranger accused of killing his roommate. he is accused of killing him in apartment they shared back in 2006. that conviction was thrown out year. say he is a cold- blooded killer. to prince george's county police are arrested after shooting a suspect last night. -- police say this man was around and shooting his gun. he crossed the street on to the e he had awher with police. k-9 units are collecting clues. neighborsnot the only ofrtled by a stream gunshots. say he walked to the neighborhood late tuesday night. >> they all had surrounded. when he demanded to drop the gun, he started shooting at officers. >> very loud and a scary. >> just feet from dozens of homes. spent hours collecting and investigating what happened. >> seat is not understand why someone would open fire in public. he
ABC
Sep 13, 2012 11:00pm EDT
placed her behind bars. >> not one but two big political rallies. virginia is a big swing state. we will tell you which presidential candidate -- candidate needs to win it the most. >> all >> the battle for virginia took center stage. jobs, the economy, and the future of the nation were front and center as michelle obama and mitt romney tried to reach out to undecided voters. a rally at the university of mary washington trade mitt romney was in fairfax. why virginia may be one of the most important battleground states just 54 days before we had to the polls. >> is looking awfully important. political experts say the election in virginia will be won or lost in suburban areas. one candidate and a candidate's wife hit suburban areas. something we will discuss a lot more in the next eight weeks. >> michelle obama made a couple of stops along i-95 in richmond and fredericksburg, where she hit a ymca and the university of mary washington. >> everything about how obama is pro-woman. >> meanwhile, mitt romney was a lot i-66, talking to voters in fairfax to do not want four more years of pre
ABC
Sep 26, 2012 6:00pm EDT
, ohio, pennsylvania and florida. another state to keep a close eye on is virginia and mitt romney will be here once again in springfield. both were in ohio. mitt romney going down the campaign trail continuing to make the economy topic number one. >> there are so many in our economy that are hurting. >> as i travel around ohio i do not see a lot of victims. i see hardworking ohioans. >> the president leads the 53% to 43% in ohio. in pennsylvania, the latest poll shows obama leading 54% to 42%. and in florida president obama leads a 53% to 44%. here in virginia one woman is reluctant to commit to romney. she says she may vote republican in the senate race but she was turned off by the mitt romney 47% remarke. >> what he said about 47% depending on the government, that is not true at all. >> this alexandria of voter. >> we have been losing jobs, but i think the mitt romney plan is superior to the president's plan. >> obama in the lead. there is a margin of error. romney campaign officials say they find fault with the quinnipiac poll methodology and believe the race is tighter. they think
ABC
Sep 7, 2012 11:00pm EDT
virginia tomorrow. earlier today, romney talked thet what she has seen on campaign trail. >> there have been a lot of men with sad stories on the trail. what are the three to four lines? mitt knows how to make it work. to people, trust him. e the keys to the guy who the car.w to run >> anne romney is an avid equestrian. ecide who will run the country for the next four years. >>> we will be back with the complete forecast in a >>> knew at 11:00 p.m., there is ist over the fight over - new at 11:00 p.m., there is a new twist over the fight over marriage. a player was asked to stop his blic support of same-sex maryland. is on a ballot referendum. ravens are backing the player on his political views. >>> old town alexandria is receiving an extreme makeover. >> the old time theater closed anuary after showing ofr bill gates -- for decades. >> when we last visited the old nuary, it was shutting down. the new owner plans to convert into retail stores. but the community begged him to it a theater. >> it was a real gamble. began to make sense and we to do research and find old photographs.
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Sep 7, 2012 12:00pm EDT
announcer ] here in virginia, wwe're not better off under preside obama. his defense cuts threaten over one hundred thirty thousand jobs, loweringriome values, putting families atisk. the romney plan? tacuts for middle class families. north american energy independence. create over three hundred forty thousand new jobs for virginia. [ romney ] i'm mitt romney and i approved this message. >> live and in hd, this is abc "news at noon," on your side. recognizedally embroiled in am fivecandal involving players, accused of while stayingutes at a hotel for a game in durham, north carolina. jummy olabanji has our top story school.atha high >> students and parents are arriving at the catholic high had fewhis morning words to say about the scandal. >> it is unfortunate. >> five members of the varsity football team traveled to north carolina last friday for their first game. is video of the game. their identities and not released, a washington post therts that five of players, all the miners, some of theirprostitutes into morni andy saturday some players engaged in sexual activity with the women.
ABC
Sep 19, 2012 6:00pm EDT
information was not given to the jury. >> the republican vice- presidential candidate it was in virginia. paul ryan was talking to voters. stephen sheba tschida was there. >> paul ryan got big applause from party's faithful. he did not address the difficulties of criticism dogging his running mate. dozens of volunteers and staffers cheered when paul ryan talked about how important virginia's 13 electoral votes are this november. >> you k now what we're doing all this? virginia is going to go for mitt romney on november 6. >> of the republican team has hit some bumps in the road. >> they believe they are entitled to health care, to food to housing, you name it. >> mitt romney's sequoyah read -- secretly taped remarks has drawn criticism. paul ryan called or marks obviously been articulate. he did not want to elaborate today. president obama appeared on david letterman where he weighed in on the controversy. >> one of the things i have learned as president is you represent the entire country. my expectation is if you want to be president, you've got to work for everybody, not just for some
ABC
Sep 8, 2012 11:00pm EDT
. going to be ok. >> all of northern virginia took a pounding from the wind and rain. trees are down, standing water crawl.g traffic to a the crowd scattered early but as taking ande t of thet, par fell onto a fountain. he suffered a minor injury. no serious injuries in either of those cases. a lot cleanup on tap for tomorrow. >> good news but there is more the storm tod by tell you about. and asings richard reeve and found out, people got hurt trying to take cover. >> from the district to the suburbs, -- >> it looked like a typical thunderstorm. g wind. it was crazy. werescue crews -- trees snapped into. movee wind started to fast. house gotent sheered off. powers blinds all down. cars crushed underneath. on this road in silver spring, s fell all around his house. >> half of the bathroom is gone. rooms that have no ceiling. faire fare is shutdown -- shut down. authorities ordered them out. >> all of a sudden, they said was a funnel coming in. to shut down. >> visitors went through this and 12to the arena people were hurt. three transported with no serious injuries. >> mother nature
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Sep 5, 2012 6:00pm EDT
to east. we will watch more showers around virginia and kentucky. that line is continuing. of rain will keep an eye on that for you. check in with him at 11:00 p.m. it is the heat and then he read the meantime. these are the temperatures. when you factor in the moister and feels much warmer. 91 in washington and feels like '95 in gaithersburg. partly sunny and warm and muggy. the chance for showers south and southwest. >> some big changes are in the works for the board of the metropolitan washington airports authority. greta cruz joins us from this room. this involves reports and some lavish spending by members of the board. >> that is right. they have taken a real beating lightly. you remember that nine dozen dollar plane ticket to the czech republic. the board passed new travel rules for itself and its employees. the metropolitan washington airports authority warned it was time to act. >> we have been experiencing a lot of negative press and many different issues. >> including lavish travel spending. it approved a new policy. all travel must be okayed in advance and they can fly
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Sep 14, 2012 5:00pm EDT
from far away. hugh the bend on the virginia side, they move faster. hot on the rocks, they found the man's body. andf the river is powerful it is dangerous. >> despite the unpredictable he sees some members take a dip often. people having lunch say they did go in the water, but is not clear how long his body was on the rocks. >> it is dangerous. >> is treacherous. you have to be with a buddy. >> investigators are still out who thisure young man was. they did find some things here at the par without some belongings. a wallet, a set of keys. not sure that they belonged to the swimmer. haveming out, photographers gone too far. william and kate are suing a french magazine. >> the tavern islosing up shop neighborhoodast and we will tell you why. >> in the most professional way that she could. >> hear from the teacher she made the why decision. >> today's show of love and decision. >> today's show of love and support sfx: sounds of marching band and crowd cheering sfx: sounds of marching band and crowd cheering so, i'm walking down the street, x: sounds of marching band and crowd cheering
ABC
Sep 10, 2012 5:00pm EDT
. [ female announcer ] here in virginia, we're not better off under president obama. his defense cuts threaten over one hundred thirty thousand jobs lowering home values, putting families at risk. the romney plan? tax cuts for middle class families. north american energy independence. create over three hundred forty thousand new jobs for virginia. [ romney ] i'm mitt romney and i approved this message. >> it checking out the news from around the nation, the mayor of trenton, new jersey is in federal custody after he was arrested after a two-year undercover investigation. this comes weeks after his home was raided. his time and office has been marred by financial problems. investigators say he was turning to extortion and real-estate deals to make money. >> thousands of chicago public school teachers are on strike and thousands of students were forced to stay home today. >> the strike started after contract negotiations broke down last night. >> chicago mayor, rahm emanuel had a message for the 25,000 striking teachers. >> stay at the table and finish it for our students. >> for the fi
ABC
Sep 28, 2012 12:00pm EDT
friday. i am cynne simpson. our top story, a nationwide manhunt underway for a virginia a newspected of killing york school superintendent. john gonzalez is live in on arige with details murder suspect and reaction from neighbors. >> we are told at this hour, york are onin new way to woodbridge, virginia, looking for this former marine who lives in this zone. we are told he is accused of murder. lives in this home. neighbors have not seen him or for days. 42-year-old anthony taglianetti living here with his family. the male was stacking up. >> he is a former marine sniper. >> this woman is afraid to show since there's a manhunt for her neighbor, who appears to be the average husband and father of four. >> we used to see the kids outside all the time. of the ordinary, but police believed the drove to and shotew york friday reed multiplete times. .> my children loved mr. reed >> the body was found outside the victim's home three days later. >> we did hear something that gunshots and heard male voices for a moment. >> police believe the suspect to virginia. cracks armed and d
ABC
Sep 20, 2012 6:00pm EDT
candidates for u.s. senate in virginia square off for debate in northern virginia. democrat tim kaine and republican george allen went head-to-head and both wasted no time taking shots at each other on issues from medicare to the definition of marriage. a new poll shows tim kaine over george allen. you can see our story on the senate debate on our website wjla.com. >> a special lead student was shot six times but was released from the hospital today. court documents indicate that that child and another student got into an argument in class. the -- one student went to an alley where he had hidden a gun and returned and shot him. >> police have broken up a phony iphone sales ring. two men who were father and son were selling the fate phones. they were arrested when authorities say they sold and iphone to a detective for $120. police believe they sold at least seven more in a parking lot and they are looking for additional victims. >> now the showdown over gambling in maryland. some maryland county executives are getting together to encourage voters to support question 7. that ball
ABC
Sep 24, 2012 6:00pm EDT
election in boxing terms. a fight over a different type of voter. virginia, one of the biggest the fight over the women voters. four republicans, she is a .ising star for mitt romney, she is one of his biggest weapons in the .attle for women voters >> if you go and see the groups d women we are talking to, are smart. they do not think republicans because president obama says it. is silly. it think it is a made up war. think it is what they used drive the women alike -- the women votes away. >> polling is a problem for them. recent votes show obama with a 12 point lead over women. i think women voters are still savvy. think they care about their about access to abo.h care, and >> meanwhile, they see tv ads false imagery. >> he is trying to prove people -- on the attack, too. hammering the president for a tvg the time to take segment on "the view." >> the reason back and forth suddenly matters more is because in many states, more than two some voting is underway. the battleground for virginia, absentee voting has already started. youray with abc 7 news, election station, for complete cover
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Sep 11, 2012 11:00pm EDT
to the public. posted when weu get any more information. another story from culpeper, virginia. death and how it is tied to another death. a man who was shot and killed by culpeper police officer has - whose wife was shot dead culpeper police officer has dead in his apartment. just six months later, his wife andshot by a police officer he filed criminal charges. what people are saying about this. >> investigators are saying very little. stage, it does not appear that fall play was a factor. the latestng debt is in this investigation that captivated the community and consumed the last six months of life.ook's >> i have a lot of questions. i would like to find out what is on.g >> a heart broken gary cook talked to us in february. disturbinged after a altercation with a culpeper police officer. was unarmed. >> the search for truth was cut 62-year-old man was found dead this morning, leaving in disbelief. >> i was in shock. he was a hard-working man. >> maintenance workers found his body inside his apartment. while the investigation is play waslice say foul a factor. incident with
ABC
Sep 18, 2012 11:00pm EDT
a mess. new dramatic pictures of the path of destruction in the district and maryland and virginia. when area hit particularly hard was cheverly. j korff is live now. how they missed the -- missed by just a matter of inches. >> to remarkable stories in the same neighborhood. i will step off -- you can see the damage. a short time ago crew removes a huge tree that had crashed onto the street causing -- onto his home, causing considerable damage. the front porch collapsed. out there, blocks away, they are grateful to be alive. >> it had been about 65 feet. >> when the storm moved through charles wilson and his 12-year- old son were getting out of their car. >> we came down -- >> the old pine tree in his yard, the one he could not wait to cut down, was coming down on them. >> i ran that way. luckily it fell right there. i feel blessed. >> call it province oarlock. the tree landed between wilson and his son. >> somebody was looking out for me. >> a few blocks away -- crews are doing the delicate job of removing a huge tree that toppled over a home. >> he will find a place in which to p
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Sep 17, 2012 5:00pm EDT
we will definitely be on storm watch. >> we are falling breaking news from virginia. authorities are investigating a murder-suicides that left two people dead and another with a gunshot wound. we do have a crew on the way. check back with us for more on the developing story. police are on an active scene in the district. there is a barricade situation going on. it is at 13th and congress. it involves an overnight shooting. the neighborhood is on lockdown. sam ford is live with the latest. >> i am in congress park in southeast washington. it remains on lockdown, as it has been since early this morning. police fire, and ambulance are on the scene as the swat team looks for shooting suspects. it started around midnight with another shooting in the neighborhood. a young male victim was seriously wounded by gunfire. police determined other young males were the shooters or knew something. they would not come out. the district police called in the swat team. the neighbors have been shut down since this morning. residents complained some people were trapped in their homes. some were outside
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Sep 29, 2012 12:00pm EDT
been found in virginia. more. plus you might want to think twice before getting behind the wheel after a night of drinking. a toole to keep everyone safe on the road. and a verdict has been reached in the animal cruelty case against a director of the zoo. >> good afternoon. thanks for joining us on this saturday. a great start to our weekend. let's head over to adam for a look at the forecast. >> a beautiful saturday it is. we had more clouds this morning. a lod of that cloud cover pu oftown. now beautiful sunshine. keeping track of the conditions. today a dry day but a sprinkle can't be ruled out tomorrow. first, beautiful look at our the national mall. 67 now. the noon update at reagan national with a north westerlyly breeze. that's a refreshing wind out of the northwest. open up the windows, let that fresh air circulate. the dew point means humidity very low contrary to the past few days. big 52 in frederick. you can see the sunshine there as well. in the 60s pretty much everywhere. here's the hourly forecast for the rest of the day. 72 the high temperature. then around sunset back
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Sep 7, 2012 6:00pm EDT
tell us that you're better off today than when he took office. [ female announcer ] here in virginia, we're not betteoff under president obama. his defense cuts threaten over one hundred thirty housand jobs, lowering home values, putting families at risk. the romney plan? tax cuts for middle class families. northth american energy independence. create over three hundred forty thousand new jobs for virginia. [ romney ] i'm mitt romney and i approved this message. but it makes millions off west marylanders every year. [ romney ] i'm mitt romney now they're running dishonest ads. why? becae voting for question seven is a vote to build a... world-class resort casino in maryland. creating thousands of jobs and... ...according to the official department of legislative... services, hundreds of millions for our schools. while saving taxpayer money by cutting casino subsidies. question seven. good jobs and better schools in maryland. not west virginia. question seven. prcandidate is more likely toion return us to full employment. th is a cleachoice. the republican plan is to cut more taxes on
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Sep 25, 2012 11:00pm EDT
virginia casino. they want marylanders to keep coming to west virginia... casinos like theirs. spending one hundred seventy million a year. question seven will keep those dollars at home by building a new world-class resort casino... right here in maryland.it'll generate hundreds ofof millions for schools... according to the department of legislative services. and with independent audits required by law... question seven means millions for maryland schools. guaranteed. >> thursday at 11:00 i talk with judy smith, the inspiration of a new abc show. and what to expect this season. >> a warm day coming up tomorrow. even in the morning the 60's. by the afternoon, it 80s. it will be a bit cooler. still in the 70's. >> are people using them is a little bit already? >> i did. "it's time to stand up to the cheaters and make sure we protect jobs for the american people." mitt romney? tough on china? romney's companies were called pioneers in shippingng us manufacturing jobs overseas. he invested in fis that specialized in relocating jobs to low wage countries like china. even today par
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Sep 21, 2012 11:00pm EDT
taxased the most recent records in 2011. as president obama targets a battleground virginia. >> for months the obama campaign s been hammering away pushing romney'selease of mitt tax returns. have a clear picture of the investment income, but whether thisbate the campaign.elp the release of the tax returns -- glad he did it, because have done it eight months ago. he is a very wealthy guy. he made a lot of money. good for him. romney's return showed made $15.7 million last year d paid 1.9 $4 million in taxes. rate, 14.1%, lower than mechanic making $75,000 a would pay. >> i do not pay more than i legally do. paid more than i think that i did not would be qualified to become president. months the obama pushing mittbeen returns. release his >> hello, virginia. >> the president on friday did about romney's but the campaign argues taxes to the wealthy at the expense of the middle class. >> it is a narrative that mitt not one of us. >> for some voters this is not return or even money. >> he would be our leader. their background and everything is important. >> by giving $4 million to chari
ABC
Sep 14, 2012 6:00pm EDT
the president is going the hold a rally next friday. hail laser-like focus on virginia. both sides really crunching the figures to determine their next move. >> he has gotten us to $16 trillion. >> constantly talking numbers. these new ones present a mathematical challenge. litton pulls and these three king states. florida 5 and virginia and getting so much attention. how does he turn it around? the running mate paul ryan said that might take people understanding exactly who he is. >> this is a guide at the height of his successful business turn the entire company into a search and rescue operation the moment he heard that a college daughter was missing. >> it was the matter of getting the message out there about my dad. he is the one more qualified to tackle the nation's problems, in particular the economy. >> being an incumbent is never easy. the president to the mayor of likability. >> obama claims that others are skeptical. >> embarrassing he has nothing to offer. he made a lot of money for himself and investors but what about the people and the workers laid off from jobs? >> t
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Sep 13, 2012 6:00pm EDT
on the battleground state of virginia. >> first lady michelle obama made stops in richmond and fredericksburg. but go live now to the university of mary washington for where the first lady had a message for voters. >> it has been an interstate '95 day for the first lady. was in richmond and then wrapped up an event at mary washington. some of the cars you see behind me are leaving the event right now. here is the of from inside. more than 2000 people showed up according to the obama campaign. republicans have been arguing the economy is not moving forward and say it has stagnated or moving backwards. but the first lady and her husband are arguing it is slowly getting better. but they say will take more time than just four years. here's what she had to say. >> we have been pulling ourselves out of a a whole bag. for three and a half years we have been moving forward and making progress and we're beginning to see the change. we can all do this. >> the majority of the crowd here were college students. some of the biggest cheers from the speech came when she talked about things add
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Sep 13, 2012 12:00pm EDT
dangerous. >> michelle obama and mitt romney me are going to be in northern virginia today. >> brianne carter is in fairfax. >> the fight for battleground virginia is back on here in the commonwealth. both parties campaigning here today. if you take a look behind me, you can see mitt romney the as onstage. he started speaking about 10 minutes ago. the crowd is now chanting usa. he has been talking about the middle class. that is what we expected it would highlight during the trip to northern virginia. it has been a focus for the mitt romney the campaign. they made their announcement in virginia. this republican hopeful for president is working to get the middle class back to work. he says northern virginia may very well decide the next president is. while he is focused on the economy, yet so it also touched on the tragedy overseas. >> we have heavy hearts across america today. i want you to know it is going to get better. but i recognize that right now we are in mourning. we lost four other diplomats across the world. we are thinking about their families and those that have left behind
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Sep 29, 2012 11:30pm EDT
electric individual performance by west virginia quarterback geno smith. west virginia first gave him the big 12 taking on baylor a two-record, 656-yard passing, eight touchdowns and the mountaineers hold off to beat baylor 70-63. west virginia will take on texas next. we'll show you the longhorns in a second. look at the numbers for robert griffin iii, heisman winner from a season ago and geno smith because of the games. # once again, mountaineers will visit austin thex yeek. tonight longhorns came back to beat oklahoma state in stillwater. david ash to mike davis inside the 5. that set up joe bergeron's touchdown run. david ash set a career high for completions with 28 and the longest come back to win 31 31 ---41-36. to the s.e.c. south carolina earning their ninth straight win dating back to next season. tied for the longest streak in their school history but they had to come back against home to do it. south carolina comes back to win 38-17. college gameday in columbia south carolina. for next week's game between south carolina and these georgia bulldogs, georgia beat tennessee, 100 y
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Sep 12, 2012 12:00pm EDT
virginia, we're not better off under president obama. his defense cuts threaten over one hundred thirty thousand jobs, lowering home values, putting families at risk. the romney plan? tax cuts for middle class families. north american energy independence. create over three hundred forty thousand new jobs for virginia. [ romney ] i'm mitt romney and i approved this message. >> in less than an hour, apple unveil the new iphone 5. the company is notorious for informationd on about its products. that does not stop people from speculating. dozens of websites around the world are tracking the company's every move. some are real businesses. s interesting to be in the technology and happening and together wasce going to happen. it is believed the new iphone a slightlyaster with larger screen and have and aements to the camera voice command system. the invitation only event starts at 1:00. we will have the latest at 5:00? . another announcement, the chains largest fast-food customers focus on nutrition. next week, mcdonald's post salary information for items on its menu board. >> we recog
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Sep 28, 2012 11:00pm EDT
york to northern virginia, is in custody. u.s. marshals say the man that the authorities were looking for in the killing of a school superintendent is off the streets. the murder happened last friday in buffalo, new york. anthony taglianetti was tracked down in shenandoah county, virginia. richard reeve is covering this story, and he is live in strasbourg virginia. >> we are at the very edge of the george washington national forest. this is where it is believed the suspect was trying to make his escape. it was here, and remote fort valley road area, near strasburg, where u.s. marshals captured anthony taglianetti during a traffic stoppe. >> that would not surprise me. >> as recently as friday afternoon, taglianetti was the focus of a nationwide manhunt wanted for the murder of a 51- year-old local school superintendent in western new york state. the authorities believe that taglianetti traveled to new york and killed reed friday night. the motive? the police call it a personal matter. >> it sounded like gunshots. then male voices. >> neighbors say that reed and taglianetti's wife had
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Sep 26, 2012 11:00pm EDT
bob ryan will tell us. >> they were way out in west virginia. they moved to winchester. you folks about manassas now, those storms have been, rather than moving toward the north are moving toward the southeast. they are heading into fairfax county. it is a bit of lightning. nothing severe. from here on in they will continue to move towards length -- springfield alexandra. they are holding together. look at how much rain they produced. added to the woodstock area, about almost 0.5 inches of rain. a fair amount of sunshine. as the storms continue to move toward the east, gradually dissipating, they are still coming through with some low-key -- local, heavy rain. i will join you. this is a sign of more of this to come, especially tomorrow afternoon. >> we know you will keep us posted. thank you. more breaking news. d.c. police tell us late this evening, they have made three arrests in the high-profile beating of a de say -- d.c. man. t.c. was left for dead a month ago. autria godfrey is live with late breaking details on the suspects. >> these three were taken into custody this morni
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Sep 11, 2012 6:00pm EDT
. not west virginia. evidence today of weak in the job market. the labor department says feweran employers posted jobs in july and june. fellpenings fell to -- from june. 3.5 people are competing for each job opening. >> maryland's failure to crack violations is the state millions of dollars. the state is doing little to penalize drivers using easy pass lanes without paying tolls. nearly 650,000 vehicle owners nearly $7 million and a maryland authorities have not suspended a single registration. is a $500m penalty fine. an announcement coming the new from apple -- iphone, a much anticipated occurs tomorrow afternoon. to have a bigger screen and no doubt several it features. the new iphone will hit the cover 21st. e apple expects to sell 10 million by the end of the month. have been talking today about how reminiscent today's been of september 11. a beautiful blue sky at drive morning. the weather maps are almost exactly the same as they were 11 ago. east and soe on the memories of a day like today briggs it back. i wanted to take you out to one of the service academies. every tim
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Sep 11, 2012 12:00pm EDT
montgomery county, it is legal for an adult to purchase one. virginia loudoun county sheriff's office say it 3-year- died after falling from window in his home. this happened sunday. the little boy fell from a third story window. authorities are ruling the fall and accident and the little boy was airlifted to inova fairfax but digester de. baltimore ravens owner art will be laid to rest today. he died last week in the age of 87. the reagans are paying tribute him last night. the campaign trail is expected today as both the 9/11s commemorate attack. obama and mitt romney are taking down negative campaign ads for today. there will not hold any political event. former president bill clinton make a stop in florida behalf of president obama. attend a rally tonight the florida international university and make more appearances in the coming weeks. mitt romney will commemorate the anniversary and about where is set to address the associationrd convention in reno. the national guard was deployed overseas as part of the u.s. response to the attacks. paul ryan will spend the day in wisconsin in commem
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Sep 12, 2012 11:00pm EDT
at -- e. virginia medical examiner is telling us more a culpepereath of sitting police over his wife's death months ago. cook died of natural after an autopsy. yesterday morning. he filed a civil lawsuit after wife, patricia, was shot and killed by a culpeper police officer. been fired and charged in her death. coming up, and gas station sign and anchored a driver's. drivers. [ romney ] this president can ask us to be patient. thipresident can tell us it was someone else's fault. but this president cannot tell us that you're better off today than when he took office. [ female announcer ] here in virginia, we' not better off under preside obama. his defense cuts threaten over one hundred thirty thousand jobs, lowering home values, putting families at risk. the romney plan? tax cuts for middle class filies. north american energy independence. create over three hundred forty thousand new jobs for virginia. [ romney ] i'm mitt romney and i approved this message. >> tonight both campaigns e for rallies in virginia tomorrow. hours ago mitt romney held a conference and focused on bombi
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Sep 12, 2012 5:00pm EDT
you. >> another rabid believer anncr: this cano's in west virginia. but it makes millions off marylanders every year. now they're running dishonest ads. why? because voting for questn seven is a vote build a... world-class resort casino in maryland. creating thousands of jobs and... ...according to the official department of legislative... services, hundreds of millions for our schools. while saving taxpayer money by cutting casino subsidies. question seven. good jobs and better schools in maryland. not west virginia. >> for a second time in one week, a rabid bieber has gone on attack in fairfax county. -- a rapid beaver. >> leslie ojeda is live -- stephen tschida is live. >> this park is very popular with small children, and saturday there were about one dozen right behind me and that is when it just jumped out of the water. a turtle moving through the green goo. a rabid beaver charged a group of small children and got very close to an four-year-old girl. he said it was big. >> i did hear screams. >> 82-year-old was on the dock when it jumped from the water. >> the beaver was
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Sep 11, 2012 5:00pm EDT
disease has been found in people across the state. o died lived in officials virginia to abute the rapid spread winter and rainy spring. >> a new costco in northeast washington is at the center of a tonight. ate who well, the initially are now opposed to the plant to build a super gas station. concern in this neighborhood about traffic from new shopping center, but is proposing to station, there is a real outcry. the new costco is rising and suddenly, so is opposition. my biggest concern is the health issue. the discount chain has had spot for a decade but the proposal to build a make is recent. n my main concern is the flow the gas station will generate. to build the station, they the special permission from zoning board. fear crushing traffic. environmental concerns idling carsm the to fill up. exhaust, pollution -- those that neighboring gas fear them going out of business. costco has plenty of supporters. the district has some of the highest gas prices in the region. r monopoly in pc. bonds the vast majority of gas stations in the city. supporters say a mega station is just what cons
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Sep 22, 2012 11:30pm EDT
to florida in the end of the year. in conference play, they are ahead of the game at virginia tech. they will have their chances without a doubt. >> brent: they're taking dead aim. they'll be in the conversation t the. as long as they stay unbeaten. oklahoma will drop out of it. there he go, there goes manuel. come on, e.j.! >> kirk: let's talk about jimbo fisher. because the baton was handed to him from bobby bowden. he's been recruiting great. it was a little bit of a -- kind of a difficult transition period. even some former players' weren't necessarily happy with the way bobby had a lead. jimbo needed a win like this. this is his team. fan face bought in to him being the head coach but he still need this kind of landmark win showing florida state can capable of whipping big games. >> kirk: he also rushed for over 100 yards in this game. okay? and there's a formation that the coaching staff wanted to see. the victory formation. 49-37. some are enjoying that final score more than others. two coaches throughout midfield. let's go down to heather cox with the winning coach. heather
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Sep 7, 2012 5:00pm EDT
stop was in new hampshire. the romney campaign was hitting virginia with a visit by the candidate's wife. she held a rally in leesburg and spoke with rebecca cooper. we will have that interview a little bit later in the newscast. >> moving on to attitude being picked up at the ballpark. strasburg will be during his final home game of the season. he is preparing to take the mound tonight. autria has more on tonight's game. >> he hit the nail on the head when he said that the fan reaction is mixed. there is some excitement as they turn out to see him pitch in his final home game of the season. fans have now for five months this day was coming as they announced they would be putting his health ahead of the playoffs. people knowing if they did not turn out tonight that they would have to wait until after spring training to see strasburg firing them off. there were not going to miss seeing him take the mound against the marlins tonight given that they saw his first pitch, so they could not miss his last. >> we waited half the night to see it. it was raining out there. then we went to hag
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Sep 27, 2012 5:00pm EDT
virginia beach today. he introduced a new campaign called a new account -- economic patriotism. economyns growing growing a strong middle-class. we have much more coming up on news including a brutal a local business. how police were able to figure the suspects. >> the scene of some unique animal attacks. from aboveoming down people watching the skies. of the biggest mysteries, where is jimmy hoffa's body? about thell you latest theory. putood news for people to eome mor >> the holidays are getting closer.nd >> it is hard to believe it is already here and that means the malls and the stores will give this year. news for the high unemployment rate. some 700,000 seasonal jobs are country.ss the suzanne kennedy has more on this coming just that is for the holidays. >> already the stores are taking applications. more than 600,000 got temporary employment year even more will be for the holidays. what consumers may not be for the shopping season, retailers are getting ready. wal-mart, toys r us as they are theirng to increase seasonal help over last year. >> i'm going to try target a
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Sep 18, 2012 5:00pm EDT
coverage right -- from a virginia where store -- dealing companies are with winds down. it has been a busy afternoon storms movedof through our area. it was windy and rainy when the of this mean have lost control in mclean. bev and hit a mailbox and tree slipping into the middle of the road. a fire in the middle of the street. that was the car and firefighters trying to hose it down. exploded one more time. police say the driver could saved from the burning wreckage. hi went down branches from the causing it to knock down a power line. motorists were concerned about the roadwayss on made driving difficult. ipate a bit. as it broke, i made a for the car. i don't recommend being out of fiat have to. people were caught in the caugh midafternoon down 4. >> it was all brain. carsouldn't make out the from 10 feet away. it was pretty crazy. if there is any good news out this, it is that the most storm moved of the got into thee we t of the evening rush hour. >> thank you. there is a crown the stoppage arriving at the airports. outages, there are about 25,000 customers without power. there ar
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Sep 10, 2012 12:00pm EDT
better off today than when he took office. [ female announcer ] here in virginia, e're not better off under president obama. his defense cuts threaten over one hundred thirty thousand jobs lowering home values, putting families at risk. the romney plan? tax cuts for middle class families. north american energy independence. create over three hundred forty thousand new jobs for virginia. [ romney ] i'm mitt romney and i approved this message. captioned by the national captioning institute --www.ncicap.org-- >> we start this and with breaking news out of kensington maryland. >> reports are coming in that nearly 15 people at temple emanuel school, many of whom are students were stunned by these. >> suzanne kennedy joins us live from the scene. >> they dispatched a medical ambulance and several other ambulances to temple emmanuel school which is located on connecticut avenue here in kensington. this started to unfold around 10:00 this morning as children were participating in a routine fire drill. the preschoolers were evacuated from the buiexercise and they came upon a nest of yellow jac
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Sep 9, 2012 11:00pm EDT
you're better off today than when he took office. [ female announcer ] here in virginia, we're not better off under president obama. his defense cuts threaten over one hundred thirty thousand jobs, loring home values, putting families at risk. the romney plan? tax cuts for middle class families. north american energy independence. create over three hundred forty thousand new jobs for virginia. [ romney ] i'm mitt romney and i appdved this message. captioned by the national captioning institute --www.ncicap.org-- >> live and in hd, this is abc 7 news at 11:00. on your side. we are joined from a neighborhood in d.c. where just things look much different. >> they did indeed. they have made a significant amount of progress here in this neighborhood. i will show you just online me here. is down.he debris limbs and branches. for the most part, they are on the road to recovery. >> the cleanup began early after a powerful storm with winds up to 60 m.p.h. it our area. >> this wind came and you could window and it was unbelievable. everything was sideways. >> power lines, crushed cars in the
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Sep 20, 2012 12:00pm EDT
implications. as goes virginia some may go the senate and the entire presidential race. >> just in these introductions candidates, wee both talked already about the economic potential of virginia. the candidates have several debate scheduled over the including one in richmond on october 12. live in the newsroom, abc7 news. and president obama will also part in a town hall, one after mitt romney appeared spanish network. he will also appear on "the view" next thursday. romney is also considering an experience -- an "the view."n ann romney will campaign in milwaukee, wisconsin, and in iowa. also, new details in that theater shooting. there are new charges against holmes. prosecutors are looking to file charges during a hearing. facing 142 counts, including murder, attempted , stemming from the shootings. reviewtors also want to notebook he sent to university psychiatrist. on operationng furious comes a day after the justice department released a report blaming misguided strategies, judgment errors, and management errors guns tong illegal mexican drug cartels. the report does not criticized
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Sep 10, 2012 11:00pm EDT
. [ female announcer ] here in virginia, we' not better off uer presidentnt obama. his defense cuts threaten over one hundred thirty thousand jobs, lowering home values, putting families at risk. the romney plan? tax cuts for middle class filies. north american energy independence. create over three hundred forty thsand new jobs for virginia. [ romney ] i'm mitt romney and i approved this memessag. >> you are watching abc 7 news at 11:00, with leon harris, alison starling, meteorologist bob ryan, weather, and tim brant, sports. this is abc 7 news at 11:00. on your side. >> police in wisconsin have shooting.ideo from a the gunman exchanges fire. he is shot several times. officer. murphy is recovering from his wounds. >> new at 11:00, we are learning a university student murder. after a jury the killers. -- the killer. tom roussey spoke with his friends. he is live with their reactions conviction. many feel justice was served. the student was biking harm from job. here to this avenue. here to it -- hear at that was robbed. he was shot multiple times and .e fell down the defendant was found gui
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Sep 28, 2012 6:00pm EDT
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